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The Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Review of Employment Laws in Uganda


Chrispas Nyombi


University College London - Faculty of Laws

Moses Wasswa Mulimira


Kings College London

April 17, 2012


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This paper examines the protection afforded to persons with disabilities in employment. It examines both national and international legal frameworks. The Uganda Employment Act 2006 and Disability Act 2006 are explored in detail in order to identify how they protect disabled persons within the employment sphere and where they are failing.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 8

Keywords: Employment law in Uganda, Human Rights and Employment Laws, Disability Discrimination Law in Uganda, The Disability Act 2006, CRPD, Uganda, Mental Health, Labour law in Uganda, Physical disability

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Date posted: April 18, 2012  

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Nyombi, Chrispas and Mulimira, Moses Wasswa, The Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Review of Employment Laws in Uganda (April 17, 2012). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2041685 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2041685

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Chrispas Nyombi (Contact Author)
University College London - Faculty of Laws ( email )
London WC1E OEG
United Kingdom
Moses Wasswa Mulimira
Kings College London ( email )
Mile End Hospital
Towerhamlets Centre for Mental Health
London, E1 4DG
United Kingdom
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